Up to date: October 23, 2020 1:52:36 am
A 37-year-old man who posed as a businessman and NGO proprietor was arrested for allegedly raping three international nationals in Jaipur and Delhi final month.
The ladies, aged 25-28, dwell within the UK and got here to India in December. They mentioned they met the accused, Rupak Chatterjee, on Facebook and had been raped inside a resort. Police mentioned Chatterjee is concerned in a number of instances of dishonest and sexual assault.
Final month, the three ladies went to a police station in Delhi and filed complaints in opposition to Chatterjee. Two of the ladies alleged they had been raped in Jaipur whereas the third claimed she was raped in a Karol Bagh resort. Their complaints had been transferred to Jaipur Police and Delhi Police.
In a grievance by one of many ladies to Karol Bagh police station on September 15, she claimed she needed to work for an NGO and thought the accused would assist her. They met at her resort in Karol Bagh and the accused allegedly raped her.
A senior police officer from Delhi mentioned, “She had not too long ago come to India and couldn’t return due to Covid. She was looking for work right here and met the accused.”
Of the opposite two complaints transferred to Jaipur, one was registered in West district and one other in South district. The ladies alleged they had been raped final month in Jaipur. They mentioned they’ve recognized Chatterjee for months and had been working with him. On September 17, FIRs underneath sections of rape had been registered by Jaipur Police.
Pradeep Mohan Sharma, DCP (West Jaipur), mentioned, “The accused has cheated numerous ladies. He advised them he offered ethnic merchandise. We discovered there are different instances registered in opposition to him in Jaipur and Delhi… We looked for him for weeks and located that he’s hiding in Mumbai.”
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